TSU Dean Addresses CDC

Tarleton State University Associate Dean Julie Merriman of the College of Health Sciences and Human
Services delivered a presentation at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia on May 7th. Dr. Merriman presented preliminary results from a strategic planning session for healthcare system leaders in November.  The session was focused on advancing domestic tuberculosis elimination and insights to be reflected in national health policy. Merriman led faculty from Tarleton’s Counseling, Medical Laboratory Sciences and Public Health departments at a session organized by Tarleton alumnus and TB researcher Thad Miller with the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth.